The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
South West / Bristol
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ant 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.21% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
137 108 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.63% 12.37% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 72 124
Median daily rate £325 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 3
Median hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £31.00 £44.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ant
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ant across the Bristol region.

Ant Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Ant
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ant across the Bristol region.

Ant Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Ant.

1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Artifactory
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (70.00%) Confluence
4 7 (70.00%) DHTML
4 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 7 (70.00%) User Stories
4 7 (70.00%) Microservices
5 6 (60.00%) User Experience
6 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Java
8 3 (30.00%) EJB
8 3 (30.00%) J2EE
8 3 (30.00%) JSP
8 3 (30.00%) Unix
8 3 (30.00%) JMS
8 3 (30.00%) Maven
8 3 (30.00%) Web Services
8 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (90.00%) Artifactory
3 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) HTML5
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 7 (70.00%) DHTML
3 3 (30.00%) EJB
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Microservices
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle